|T 009 Rashawnda Williams|
Keywords: Creative Non-fiction
|T 008 Treseat Lawerence|
Keywords: creative non-fiction
|Almost Astronauts - Angela Boccuzzi-Reichert|
Booktalk of the book titled Almost Astronauts - 13 Women Who Dared to Dream by Tanya Lee Stone
Keywords: Ya; Non fiction
|GET REAL - What Kind of World are you Buying? - Angela Boccuzzi-Reichert|
Booktalk of Get Real by Mara Rockliff
Keywords: ya non fiction
|I love Lucy Final - Jennifer lally|
Keywords: creative non fiction
|T 007 Quadaja Herriot|
Keywords: creative non-fiction
Selected videography from last 5 years. www.blancadelrey.net
Keywords: video; non-fiction
|Quest for the Historical Jesus Christ and Christianity - Avinash Patra, Sr.|
Since long there is controversy form critical point of view about the historicity of Jesus Christ, because his birth, his missing link of life in world history, his twelve disciples and his preaching has much similarity with life of Lord Krishna(Godhead) his Lila’s and preaching of Lord Goutam Buddha, which has found mostly Vedic thoughts. As most point of New Testament of holy bible has more similarity with Upnisad and Vedas, a critical study has been done in this study and proved that Cosmic...
Keywords: Non- Fiction Historical Evidence
|T 009 Rashawnda Williams|
Keywords: creative non-fiction
Frames by bdr
Keywords: video; non-fiction
|The Naked Lady Who Stood On Her Head A Psychiatrist S Stories Of His Most Bizarre Cases - Gary Small, Gigi Vorgan|
The Naked Lady Who Stood On Her Head A Psychiatrist S Stories Of His Most Bizarre CasesGary Small, Gigi Vorgan
Keywords: Psychiatry; Non-fiction; Psychology
|Book of the Foundations - St. Teresa of Avila|
LibriVox recording of Book of Foundations, by St. Teresa of Avila. Read by Ann Boulais. Essentially the sequel to The Life of St. Teresa, Teresa recounts the foundations of the Discalced Carmelite monasteries in Spain, both for men and women. This book tells of all the triumphs and troubles, and about the many people who helped her.(Introduction by Ann Boulais) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please...
Keywords: religion; philosophy; non-fiction
|Lives of Girls Who Became Famous - Sarah Knowles Bolton|
LibriVox recording of LIVES OF GIRLS WHO BECAME FAMOUS, by SARAH KNOWLES BOLTON. This book is a collection of short biographies of notable women, including Harriet Beecher Stowe, Louisa May Alcott, Florence Nightingale, and many others. (Summary by Arielle Lipshaw) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: biography; non-fiction
|Revelations of Divine Love - Julian of Norwich|
Librivox recording of Revelations of Divine Love, by Julian of Norwich, translated by Grace Warrack. Read by David Barnes Julian of Norwich (c. November 8, 1342 – c. 1416) is considered to be one of the greatest English mystics. Little is known of her life aside from her writings. Even her name is uncertain, the name “Julian” coming from the Church of St Julian in Norwich, where she occupied a cell adjoining the church as an anchoress...
Keywords: librivox; non-fiction; religion
Downloads: 76,853 (1 review)
|The Life and Adventures of Nat Love, Also Known As Deadwood Dick - Nat Love|
Librivox recording of The Life and Adventures of Nat Love, Also Known As Deadwood Dick by Nat Love Nat Love was born a slave, emancipated into abject poverty, grew up riding the range as a cowboy and spent his maturity riding the rails as a Pullman Porter. For me, the most amazing thing about him is that despite the circumstances of his life, which included being owned like a farm animal solely because of the color of his skin and spending later decades living and working as an equal with white ...
Keywords: librivox; non fiction; action
|Curious Myths of the Middle Ages - Sabine Baring-Gould|
LibriVox recording of Curious Myths of the Middle Ages, by Sabine Baring-Gould. This volume is an example of Sabine Baring-Gould's extensive research into the middle ages. This volume of 12 curiosities was one of Baring-Gould's most successful publications. (Summary by Carolin) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; non-fiction
|A Dialogue between a Methodist and a Churchman - William Law|
Librivox recording of A Dialogue Between a Methodist and a Churchman by William Law. Read by Kirsten Ferreri David Barnes William Law (1686-1761) was an Anglican priest, Christian mystic, and one of the most prominent, popular, and controversial theological writers of his time. Law revolutionized the way in which 18th century Anglicans engaged the spiritual aspect of their faith, and his popularity rivaled that of John and Charles Wesley...
Keywords: librivox; non-fiction; religion
|The Good, The Bad and the Barbie - Angela Boccuzzi-Reichert|
Booktalk of Tanya Stone Lee's unauthorized biography of the Barbie Doll
Keywords: YA; Non fiction; Barbie Doll
|Life of the Spider - J. Henri Fabre|
LibriVox recording of The Life of the Spider, by J. Henri Fabre. Jean-Henri Casimir Fabre (December 22, 1823 - October 11, 1915) was a French entomologist and author. He was born in St. Léons in Aveyron, France. Fabre was largely an autodidact, owing to the poverty of his family. Nevertheless, he acquired a primary teaching certificate at the young age of 19 and began teaching at the college of Ajaccio, Corsica, called Carpentras...
Keywords: librivox; nature; spiders; non-fiction
|The Art of Money Getting - P.T. Barnum|
LibriVox recording of The Art of Money Getting, by P.T. Barnum. Read by Jill Preston. Phineas Taylor Barnum (July 5, 1810 – April 7, 1891) was an American showman, businessman, and entertainer, remembered for promoting celebrated hoaxes and for founding the circus that became the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.(br />His successes may have made him the first "show business" millionaire...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; economics
Downloads: 59,651 (1 review)
|Psychotherapy - Hugo Münsterberg|
LibriVox recording of Pyschotherapy by Hugo Münsterberg Talking about viewing the Ocean - "If I take the attitude of appreciation, it would be absurd to say that this wave is composed of chemical elements which I do not see; and if I take the attitude of physical explanation, it would be equally absurd to deny that such elements are all of which the wave is made. From the one standpoint, the ocean is really excited; from the other standpoint, the molecules are moving according to the laws of hy...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; Psychotherapy; non-fiction
|Mutual Aid: A Factor of Evolution - Peter Kropotkin|
LibriVox recording of MUTUAL AID: A FACTOR OF EVOLUTION, by Peter Kropotkin. Read by Enko. Mutual Aid: A Factor of Evolution is a book by Peter Kropotkin on the subject of mutual aid, written while he was living in exile in England. It was first published by William Heinemann in London in October 1902. The individual chapters had originally been published in 1890-96 as a series of essays in the British monthly literary magazine, Nineteenth Century...
Keywords: librivox; science; evolution; non-fiction
Downloads: 27,111 (2 reviews)
This is a collection of PD texts in Russian (mostly old spelling) language. For the most part they are non-fiction books about Russian history.
Keywords: Russia; Russian history; non-fiction
|The Wealth of Nations - Book 1 - Adam Smith|
LibriVox recording of The Wealth of Nations, Book 1 by Adam Smith. Read by Stephen Escalera. An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations is the magnum opus of the Scottish economist Adam Smith, published on March 9, 1776 during the Scottish Enlightenment. It is a clearly written account of political economy at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, and is widely considered to be the first modern work in the field of economics...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; economics
Downloads: 190,486 (2 reviews)
|Plan and Preface to a Dictionary of English - Samuel Johnson|
Librivox recording of A Plan and Preface to a Dictionary of English by Samuel Johnson. Read by Denny Sayers. The published dictionary was a huge book: with pages nearly 1½ feet tall and 20 inches wide, it contained 42,773 words; it also sold for the huge price of £4/10s. ($400?). It would be years before “Johnson’s Dictionary”, as it came to be known, would ever turn a profit; authors’ royalities being unknown at that time, Johnson, once his contract to deliver the book was fulfilled, ...
Keywords: librivox; non-fiction; language; history
|As a Man Thinketh - James Allen|
Librivox recording of As a Man Thinketh by James Allen. Read by Mark Cawley Allen's books illustrate the use of the power of thought to increase personal capabilities. Although he never achieved great fame or wealth, his works continue to influence people around the world, including the New Thought movement. Allen's most famous book, As a Man Thinketh, was published in 1902. It is now considered a classic self-help book...
Keywords: librivox; non-fiction; philosophy; thought
|Topics - Aristotle|
LibriVox recording of Topics, by Aristotle. Read by Geoffrey Edwards. The Topics is is the fifth of Aristotle's six texts on logic which are collectively known as the Organon ("Instrument"). The Topics constitutes Aristotle's treatise on the art of dialectic—the invention and discovery of arguments in which the propositions rest upon commonly-held opinions or endoxa. Topoi are "places" from which such arguments can be discovered or invented...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; Science; non-fiction
Downloads: 6,580 (1 review)
|Survivors' Tales of Famous Crimes - Walter Wood|
LibriVox recording of Survivors Tales of Famous Crimes by Walter Wood In this anthology of true crime tales, editor Walter Wood interviews those who were touched by the crimes recounted, sometimes as an acquaintance of the deceased or criminal or in the course of their professional duties. This work provides a personal look at some of the most sensational crimes and scandals of late 19th and early 20th century Britain...
Keywords: LibiVox; Audiobook; Children; Non Fiction
|The Wealth of Nations, Book 4 - Adam Smith|
LibriVox recording of The Wealth of Nations, Book 4. Read by Stephen Escalera. An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations is the magnum opus of the Scottish economist Adam Smith, published on March 9, 1776 during the Scottish Enlightenment. It is a clearly written account of political economy at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, and is widely considered to be the first modern work in the field of economics...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; economics
Downloads: 15,523 (1 review)
|The Wealth of Nations, Books 2 and 3 - Adam Smith|
LibriVox recording of The Wealth of Nations, by Adam Smith. Read by Stephen Escalera. An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations is the magnum opus of the Scottish economist Adam Smith, published on March 9, 1776 during the Scottish Enlightenment. It is a clearly written account of political economy at the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, and is widely considered to be the first modern work in the field of economics...
Keywords: librivox; economics; audiobook; non-fiction
Downloads: 30,726 (1 review)
|Union and Communion - or Thoughts on the Song of Solomon - J Hudson Taylor|
LibriVox recording of Union and Communion - or Thoughts on the Song of Solomon, by J Hudson Taylor. Read by David Barnes. This little book, whose design is to lead the devout Bible student into the Green Pastures of the Good Shepherd, thence to the Banqueting House of the King, and thence to the service of the Vineyard, is one of the abiding legacies of Mr. Hudson Taylor to the Church. In the power of an evident unction from the Holy One, he has been enabled herein to unfold in simplest language...
Keywords: religion; philosophy; non-fiction; psychology
|Tom Flannery Podcast - Episode 2 - "What If You Never Ate?" - Tom Flannery|
The Tom Flannery Podcast consist of Audio samples of my Non-Fiction writing.
Keywords: Podcast; Literature; Non-fiction; Food; Eating
|The Tom Flannery Podcast - Changes - Tom Flannery|
Original literature Podcast
Keywords: podcast; original literature; non-fiction; Tom Flannery
|A minor matter - m. ___|
The state of the world, humanity, anno 2013. A peek in the limiting factors of human potential to assert a true perception of reality.
Keywords: A minor matter. - non-fiction - philosophy - futurism
|PD Assortment April 2014 - PDGazette|
Assortment is fifteen readings from a variety of public domain source material -- from the ancient poet Horace to a 1962 sci-fi magazine. There is a very short play by Zora Neale Hurston; non-fiction works by Eugene Debs, Heywood Broun, Konrad Bercovici, Mahatma Ghandi, Lafcadio Hearn, and Edward Aveling; poetry from Amy Lowell, H.D., and Walt Whitman; a short story by Gertrude Atherton, and Chapter 1 of Mark Twain's Huckleberry Finn. Themes include two views of Spanish American culture, fai...
Keywords: Literature; non-fiction; satire; faith; poetry; drama
|Mornings at Bow Street - John Wight|
LibriVox recording of Mornings at Bow Street by John Wight. Read by Chris Caron. This is a collection of various articles found in Morning Herald columns. Some are found interesting, some may be hilarious! The 84 pieces of this book are actual reports throughout the 1870s newspaper written by the reporter, John Wight and Illustrated by George Cruikshank (Summary by Chris Caron) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if a...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; comedy; humor; satire
|Creative Intelligence: Harnessing the Power to Create, Connect, and Inspire - Bruce Nussbaum|
Offering insights from the spheres of anthropology, psychology, education, design, and business, Creative Intelligence by Bruce Nussbaum, a leading thinker, commentator, and curator on the subjects of design, creativity, and innovation, is first book to identify and explore creative intelligence as a new form of cultural literacy and as a powerful method for problem-solving, driving innovation, and sparking start-up capitalism.
Keywords: Non Fiction; Business; Design; Psychology; Self Help
|Oxford Book of American Essays|
LibriVox recording of Oxford Book of American Essays. Read by James E. Carson. Collection of 32 essays by American authors ranging from Benjamin Frannklin to Emerson to Whitman to Henry James to Theodore Roosevelt. On subjects from the gout to insects with a 24 hour life span to old bachelors to leaves of grass to the odes of Horace. It seems to be an attempt to show off the Americans as writers. (Summary by JCarson) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RS...
Keywords: LibriVox; audio book; non-fiction; essay
|LibriVox New Releases - Audiobook Samples - LibriVox Volunteers|
These new releases podcasts are short samples of but a few of LibriVox's newest audiobooks âall available for free! LibriVox is currently producing 40-80 new public domain audiobooks every month! LibriVox.org is an on line volunteer community dedicated to producing free public-domain audiobooks in all areas of interest: fiction, non-fiction, and poetry, plays and more.. Volunteers all over the world are working 24 hours a day to produce natural recordings of classics in literature, history, the...
Keywords: podcast; audiobook; fiction; non-fiction; mp3
|On War Volume 1 - Carl von Clausewitz|
LibriVox recording of On War, by Carl von Clausewitz Volume 1. Read by Timothy Ferguson (with Linda Ferguson in section 2). A classic work on military strategy by a veteran of the Napoleonic Wars. The author's style is dialectical: he makes two strong but opposing statements and then draws them together to describe many facets of war. Free of technical jargon, and suitable for modern readers. This audiobook is based on a 1909 English translation (by J.J...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; military strategy
Downloads: 27,503 (2 reviews)
|A Popular History of France from the Earliest Times, vol 5 - François Guizot|
LibriVox recording of A Popular History of France, Volume 5, by François Guizot. François Pierre Guillaume Guizot (October 4, 1787 -September 12, 1874) was a French historian, orator, and statesman. Guizot was a dominant figure in French politics prior to the Revolution of 1848, actively opposing as a liberal the reactionary King Charles X before his overthrow in the July Revolution of 1830, then in government service to the "citizen king" Louis Philippe, as the Minister of Education, 1832-183...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; history; France
|Random Reminiscences of Men and Events - John D. Rockefeller|
LibriVox recording of Random Reminiscences of Men and Events by John D. Rockefeller. Read by William Tomcho. A good book by the oil revolutionist of the 20th century. As they say "Men should listen to experience" and this book is all about the experience of the second highest taxpayer of the US during the 20's. Though it is not in the book, this is a small poem he wrote: I was early taught to work as well as play, My life has been one long, happy holiday; Full of work and full of play- I dropped...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; history; rockefeller
Downloads: 3,306 (1 review)
|The Log-Cabin Lady - Annonymous|
LibriVox recording of The Log-Cabin Lady, by Unknown. 'The story of The Log-Cabin Lady is one of the annals of America. It is a moving record of the conquest of self-consciousness and fear through mastery of manners and customs. It has been written by one who has not sacrificed the strength and honesty of her pioneer girlhood, but who added to these qualities that graciousness and charm which have given her distinction on two continents.'(frome the introduction) For further information, includin...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; pioneer; manners; autobiograhy
|PD Q G L and B - BellonaTimes|
This is a collection of public domain works created by gays, lesbians, and bisexuals -- from Sappho to Allen Ginsberg. Sources include Project Gutenberg, LibriVox, and Archive's Naropa Poetry project.
Keywords: gay; lesbian; bisexual; literature; poetry; non-fiction
|Six Years in the Prisons of England - Frank Henderson|
LibriVox recording of Six Years in the Prisons of England by a Merchant, edited by Frank Henderson. Read by Elaine Webb. A Merchant talks about daily life inside prisons of England, describes routines and how prisoners are treated. He notes stories of how fellow prisoners came to be in prison, and his ideas about the penal system, its downfalls and ways to improve it. The reader can see similarities to the problems we still have in regarding "criminals" today...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; history; england; prison; non-fiction
|Letters of Ulysses S. Grant to His Father and His Youngest Sister - Ulysses S. Grant|
LibriVox recording of Letters of Ulysses S. Grant to His Father and His Youngest Sister. Read by Jim Clevenger. Among the national leaders whose names will always hold an honorable place in American history is Ulysses S. Grant, the simple-hearted man and capable soldier, to whose patriotism, courage, persistence, and skill was so largely due the successful termination of the war between the States, the contest which assured the foundations of the Republic...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; non-fiction; Ulysses Grant; letters
|Royal Children of English History - E. Nesbit|
LibriVox recording of Royal Children of English History by E. Nesbit. Read by Cori Samuel. From the first chapter: "History is a story, a story of things that happened to real live people in our England years ago; and the things that are happening here and now, and that are put in the newspapers, will be history for little children one of these days. And the people you read about in history were real live people, who were good and bad, and glad and sorry, just as people are now-a-days." E...
Keywords: non-fiction; biography; history; librivox; audiobooks; children
|Untrodden Peaks and Unfrequented Valleys - Amelia B. Edwards|
Amelia B. Edwards wrote this historical travelogue in in 1873. The book describes her travels through a relatively un-visited area in the South Tyrol district of Italy. The Dolomites are a part of that most famous of mountain chains, the Alps. In this book, the Writer and her friend and companion, L., travel from Southern Italy, having over-wintered there, to visit the Dolomite district. Her chatty style, dry sense of humor, accuracy of facts, and sympathy for humanity set her works apart...
Keywords: travel; edwards; librivox; non fiction; untrodden peaks
Downloads: 17,592 (1 review)
|Anecdotes of Dogs - Edward Jesse|
LibriVox recording of Anecdotes of Dogs by Edward Jesse. "Histories are more full of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends."The character, sensibilities, and intellectual faculties of animals have always been a favourite study, and they are, perhaps, more strongly developed in the dog than in any other quadruped, from the circumstance of his being the constant companion of man. I am aware how much has been written on this subject, but having accumulated many original and interesting a...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; non-fiction; dogs
|1 Chronicles - King James Version|
LibriVox recording of BIBLE: 1 CHRONICLES (KING JAMES VERSION). Read by Joy Chan. Written to aid those returning to Israel after the exile to understand how to worship God. 1 Chronicles covers the ascent and reign of King David. (Summary of Joy Chan) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: bible; ancient texts; non-fiction; religion; christianity